Meet The Franklin Apprenticeships Team

Franklin Apprenticeships is home to a group of dedicated professionals who are passionate about the positive impact we provide for the businesses, communities, and individuals we serve.

We invite you to learn more about some of our talented team members.

Executive Team:

Kimberly Nichols
Kimberly NicholsCo-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
How Kim is Changing the American Workforce
As Co-Founder and CEO of Franklin Apprenticeships, Kim Nichols is igniting a movement, one reimagining the power of modernized apprenticeships to solve the workforce talent gap and educational debt crisis facing the U.S. today.
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Jackie Griffin
Jackie GriffinChief Operating Officer
How Jackie is Changing the American Workforce
Jackie Griffin brings 20+ years of experience in senior-level leadership to bear in creating the transformative initiatives that make Franklin Apprenticeships so unique.
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Rebecca Dalton
Rebecca DaltonVice President of Sales
How Rebecca is Changing the American Workforce
Rebecca brings a history of 20+ years of customer-focused partnerships and service to her sales leadership role at Franklin Apprenticeships. Rebecca began her career as an RN, a field with a long history of apprenticeships. .
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Andy Smyth
Andy SmythVice President of Apprenticeship Services
How Andy is Changing the American Workforce
Andy has worked in apprenticeships for over 33 years and wholeheartedly believes in helping individuals reach their full potential. This focus on empowering participants has paved the way for him to deliver large-scale apprenticeship programs for global organizations.
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Scott Turnbaugh
Scott TurnbaughDirector, Success Coaching
How Scott is Changing the American Workforce
Scott brings to Franklin extensive experience from his previous roles in marketing and sales leadership for fast-growing Fortune 500 start-ups. At Franklin he is leading a team eager to match the hiring needs of IT and Automotive business owners with exceptional apprentice candidates.
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Meredith Millett
Meredith MillettDirector of Recruiting
How Meredith is Changing the American Workforce
Finding the perfect match between candidate and employer is at the very heart of Franklin’s modern apprenticeship program, and Meredith’s 20+ years of experience in the field of recruitment clearly demonstrates that she has the skills necessary to help reshape the American workforce.
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Alison Nauman
Alison NaumanDirector of Operations
How Alison is Changing the American Workforce
Modernizing American apprenticeships requires utilization of robust technology and strategic processes for success. Fortunately for us, that’s where Alison’s skills truly shine.
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Dominic Gill
Dominic GillCo-Founder, Advisor
How Dom is Changing the American Workforce
Dom is one of the industry’s leading apprenticeship experts, specializing in working with employers, workforce systems, and training providers to deploy programs built on best practices, yet tailored specifically to meet the unique goals of each program.
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